Yigit Ihlamur is a partner at Vela, a seed-stage venture capital based in San Francisco, London and Istanbul. Earlier in his career, Yigit worked at Google Cloud on operations, growth marketing, product strategy, management, and startup partnerships. Yigit received his master’s degree in computer science with a focus on artificial intelligence from the University of Oxford and bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Koc University. He currently lives in San Francisco, investing in SaaS and on-demand startups. Yigit has a passion for solving problems of small enterprises, sole proprietors and people of limited resources.